Cape Breton Island
Discover the island that's been ranked as the most beautiful by Conde Nast Traveler magazine. Cape Breton Island truly offers a world of wondrous sightseeing opportunities that include the famous Cabot Trail.
*Please note that our June 10 departure is bilingual English/German, and our August 12 departure is bilingual English/French
Wednesday – DAY 1 – Arrive Halifax, NS
Arrive in Halifax and check in to your accommodations which are ideally located in the downtown core of this vibrant and cosmopolitan urban centre on the Atlantic Ocean.
Thursday – DAY 2 – Halifax to Baddeck, NS
Depart Halifax on your included transfer to New Glasgow where you will meet your Tour Director or Driver/Guide and fellow travelers. Proceed to Cape Breton Island, the Scotland of North America, via the Canso Causeway. Visit Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site in Baddeck to learn of the many accomplishments of this genius who made his home on the island before checking into your accommodations on the Bras d’Or Lake where you will spend the next two nights. (Continental Breakfast, Dinner)
Friday – DAY 3 – Cabot Trail Touring
Experience one of the most stunningly picturesque drives in North America today as you tour the Cabot Trail which winds around the rocky splendor of Cape Breton’s northern shore, ascending to the incredible plateaus of Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Look-offs offer unforgettable vistas of Cape Breton’s rugged coastline so be sure to have your camera on hand. Your day is complemented by a Whale Watching Boat Tour. (Breakfast, Boxed Lunch, Dinner)
Saturday – DAY 4 – Baddeck to Halifax
Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site awaits today and words cannot do justice to this reconstruction depicting one fifth of the settlement of 1744 New France. Roam the streets and chat with authentically costumed guides. Proceed along the shore of the Bras d’Or Lake to the mainland, and back to Halifax for one last night in the Maritimes. (Breakfast)
Sunday – DAY 5 – Depart Halifax
Arrangements end upon check out from the hotel. (Continental Breakfast)
"Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability"
"Not wheelchair accessible"
"This package includes a whale watching boat tour, which is subject to weather conditions. If the boat operator decides not to run due to weather, an alternative activity will be provided."
"This tour/activity will have a maximum of 50 travelers"
Hora de Inicio:
Duración: 5 Days
Lugar de comienzo:
Cambridge Suites Hotel
Cancelaciones y devoluciones:
All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.